GoPro HD Hero2 Motorsports Edition comparison

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GoPro HD Hero2 Motorsports Edition

GoPro HD Hero2 Motorsports Edition
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GoPro HD Hero2 Outdoor Edition

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Price $349 at 1 store $269 at 1 store $379 at 1 store $263 at 1 store $199 at 1 store
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4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
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4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
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Average user rating 4.0 stars out of 4 reviews 3.0 stars out of 3 reviews 1.5 stars out of 10 reviews 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews 3.0 stars out of 5 reviews
Release date October 28, 2011 October 18, 2012 October 18, 2012 October 28, 2011 October 18, 2012
The Bottom Line The GoPro HD Hero2 is easily the best GoPro camera yet, with the ruggedness and quality that we've come to expect and a new user-friendly interface. The GoPro Hero3 Silver and White editions are strong contenders in the sports camera market, but the faster, more powerful Black Edition is head and shoulders the best sports camera on the market today. The GoPro HD Hero2 is easily the best GoPro camera yet, with the ruggedness and quality that we've come to expect and a new user-friendly interface.

Basic specs

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Lens aperture F/2.8
F/2.8
F/2.8
F/2.8
F/2.8
Optical sensor type CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Media type Flash card
Flash card
Flash card
Flash card
Flash card
Weight Info unavailable 2.6 oz
2.6 oz
Info unavailable 2.6 oz
Battery technology Lithium ion
Info unavailable Info unavailable Lithium ion
Info unavailable
Manual focus Focus free
Focus free
Focus free
Focus free
Focus free
Video input type Camcorder
Camcorder
Camcorder
Camcorder
Camcorder
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